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Often people attempt to live their lives backwards; they try to have more things, or more money, in order to do more of what they want, so they will be happier.
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Preacher (1995-2000) was a comic book series created by writer Garth Ennis and artist Steve Dillon, published by the American comic book label Vertigo imprint of DC Comics, with painted covers by Glenn Fabry.


Tulip: The way I hear it, there's two good places to look for God: in church, or at the bottom of a bottle.
Jesse: Maybe I'll go find a liquor store then... 'Cause lemme tell you, it sure as hell ain't church.
  • The Time of the Preacher

Jesse: He wasn't so bad, for a beer-waterin' motherfucker.
  • The Time of the Preacher
    • about Leonard, the bartender

Jesse: You used to hate guns, Tulip.
Cassidy: I know someone who doesn't.
Jesse: Mm? Oh yeah.
Tulip: Christ, do we have to talk about him?
Cassidy: Well, he's a pretty big part of it, isn't he?
Jesse: It's his voice that gets me... That crawling grinding whisper... spitting hell and ghosts and cobwebs in your ear...
  • The Time of the Preacher
    • about the Saint of Killers

Jesse: RAGE, BLOW, YOU CATARACTS AND HURRICANOES!! "King Lear." Always wanted to say it.
  • First Contact

Billy Baker aka Spaceman: So tell me somethin'. How come you shitheads never write?
  • The Land of Bad Things

Jesse: I don't know if I told you, but I never really wanted to be a preacher...
Tulip: No? What did you want to be, then?
Jesse: Hell, girl. Can't you guess?
  • A Hell of a Vision
  • as the two ride off into the sunset

Jewsse: I don't get what I want, me an' these goofs're gonna get to watch a fat boy try to eat his own tits of -- an' if that ain't a evenin's entertainment I don't know what is.
  • Iron in the blood
    • to allfather D'aronique in Masada

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